Medicine Day celebrations spread over a week, İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu's wife Dr. It started with a ceremony attended by Türkegül Kocaoğlu. The 'Sıhhiye Wagon', which was produced in 1, was brought to the appearance of a museum and presented to the enthusiasts at the Basmane Station.
The celebrations of "14 March Medicine Day" in İzmir, in cooperation with İzmir Metropolitan Municipality, under the leadership of İzmir Medical Chamber and with the support of İzmir Health Directorate, Ege University, Dokuz Eylül University, İzmir Katip Çelebi University and İzmir University of Economics, doctors and medical faculty students It started with the "Health History Exhibition". Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu's wife Dr. The works in the exhibition, hosted by Türkegül Kocaoğlu, at TCDD Basmane Train Station attracted great attention. In the exhibition, the 'Sıhhiye Wagon', which was produced in 1927, was brought to the view of a museum and presented to the enthusiasts. It has been reported that the Wagon Museum can be visited until March 21.
With the widespread use of healthcare services and the proliferation of hospitals, the medical wagons, which were used for a period and known as "doctor wagons" among the people, were also disabled. The doctor's wagon, which was abandoned to its fate in Uşak by TCDD 3rd Regional Directorate, was taken to Alsancak Train Station, was taken into maintenance and repaired according to its original with intensive work. Patients coming from towns and villages were examined, medicines were given and, if necessary, surgeries were performed in specially equipped wagons with operating room, pharmacy, doctor's office, dormitory and kitchen sections, where doctors, nurses and caregivers served.
Reducing people's pain
Congratulating the feast of his colleagues by making the opening speech of the exhibition and saying that he was very happy to be with them, İzmir Metropolitan Mayor Aziz Kocaoğlu's wife Dr. Türkegül Kocaoğlu said, “I know how difficult the medical profession is. But I feel lucky. We try to keep people alive and reduce their pain. Medicine is a lifestyle. To be a good doctor, one must first be a good person. It was easier to practice medicine in our time. "There was no performance system and we would allocate as much time to our patients as we want."
Get a good year for physicians
Stating that İzmir Metropolitan Municipality made important contributions to the 14 March Medicine Day events organized by İzmir Medical Chamber, İzmir Medical Chamber President Prof. Dr. Fehmi Akçiçek said, “Our dear colleague Dr. I would like to thank Türkegül Kocaoğlu for their support. I hope 2018 will be a year in which physicians cooperate with each other, love and respect each other and strive to seek their common rights ”.
Dr. Following the opening of the exhibition, Kocaoğlu was the General Secretary of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality. Buğra Gökçe and his colleagues visited Eşrefpaşa Hospital and celebrated 14 March Medical Day with a modest ceremony. Dr. Türkegül Kocaoğlu listened to the problems of his colleagues and spent an enjoyable day with them.